How to get the MD5 or SHA checksum in Windows 10

So you are using Windows 10 and have a file that you want to find the checksum? You will need to open the command prompt or Windows Powershell to get this accomplished without having to install another program. *Replace the file location used in the example below with your file’s location. After you have opened […]

LibreOffice error code 1303

If you are trying to install LibreOffice and get an error dialog with Error Code 1303 then a simple fix is available. Your installation of LibreOffice will not continue until you exit the installation process and restart your computer. To solve the error code 1303 you can try exiting the installation and restarting the computer. […]

HandBrake 1.0 – a free video converter is out

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What is HandBrake? HandBrake is a free and open source program (available for Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.) that can convert videos from one format to another. Price? Free What is so amazing? HandBrake 1.0 has been released. It took the developers around 13 years to reach this milestone. Where to download HandBrake 1.0? You can […]

AVG Antivirus Free version 2016


Program name: AVG Antivirus Free 2016 Price: Free (paid product is called AVG Internet Security and costs $69.99 per year) Homepage: The download and installation of AVG Antivirus Free 2016 was straight forward and comparable to the other antivirus products that we have tested so far. What was really annoying was the first virus […]

Avast Antivirus review

Avast Free Antivirus

Avast provides three different versions of their security products. Two out of the three you have to to pay to use. One of the three is a freeware product. Today we will be reviewing the freeware product from Avast called Free Antivirus Essential. Program Name: Avast Free Antivirus Essential Price: Free (two other versions cost […]